2024 AFT Vermont Convention

Saturday, September 21st, 2024 from 9am to 5pm
Contois Auditorium, Burlington City Hall, 149 Church St in Burlington, VT

Are you representing your local as a delegate to the AFT Convention?

Please register below by Monday, August 19th so we can plan accordingly and attempt to accommodate the needs of all participants. 

DRAFT Convention Agenda

9a-Noon

    • Contract, organizing and legislative fights and wins since the last Convention

    • Proposed Constitution and Bylaws changes

    • Nominations of officers

    • Ratification of the Legislative Platform

    • Potential Endorsements of Legislative/Governor candidates

    • Potential vote on changing the AFT Vermont per capita formula

    • Election of officers

Noon-12:30 — Lunch

12:30-5p

    • Invited Speakers: Randi Weingarten and Senator Sanders

    • Skills Share: Topics could include: Elements of an escalating campaign: Issue ID, Goals, strategy and tactics; Nuts and bolts of organizing conversations: List work and leader ID; Organizing around grievances; Dealing with difficult situations; Organizing members around legislative fights

Additional agenda items may be added by the AFT Vermont Board, and a more detailed agenda will be sent out closer to the Convention.